New Delhi , Apr 28 : NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya on Friday categorically stated that there is no question of taxing agriculture income at a time when the government is keen on doubling the income of farmers.
Ukhrul (Manipur) , April 28 : Roads are the lifelines of society and good road is the pathway towards development which in returns brings sustainability, economic growth and uplifts the livelihoods of the people.
New Delhi Apr 28 : The Congress Party on Friday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of leaking the Dhingra Commission report and said that the saffron party is blinded by power and steeped in vendetta.
Kathmandu [Nepal], April 28 : Political Parties in Nepal on Friday discussed holding local level polls in a single phase during an all-party meet held at Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal's official Baluwatar residence.
Tura (Meghalaya) , Apr 28 : The suspected militants of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) allegedly fired at the coal truck moving through the National Highway - 62 at Dambuk village, near Rongara in South Garo Hills of Meghalaya.
Anantapuram (Andhra Pradesh) , Apr 28 : As many as eight bodies were recovered on Friday after a boat capsized in Andhra Pradesh's Anantapuram district.
New Delhi Apr 28 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah has already sounded the poll bugle for 2019 general election. He will be visiting five states as part of a Vistaar Yatra (Expansion Tour).
New Delhi Apr 28 : Agreeing with Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Kumar Vishwas's doubt over party convenor Arvind Kejriwal's ability to win elections, party MLA Somnath Bharti on Friday said the party needs to think beyond Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), adding introspection is necessary for the party's upliftment.
New Delhi , Apr.28 : The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has signed two Unilateral Advance Pricing Agreements (APAs) with Indian taxpayers, strengthening the government's commitment to fostering a non-adversarial tax regime
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New Delhi , April 28 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday welcomed Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades at the joint press conference asserting that the India has contributed personnel to the UN Peace Keeping Force in Cyprus.
Bhopal/Bengaluru (Madhya Pradesh/Karnataka) , Apr 28 : Hockey Andhra Pradesh on Friday thrashed Vidarbha Hockey Association 15-0 in their Pool A encounter on the second day of 7th Junior National Hockey Championship 2017 (Women) 'B' Division here in Bhopal.
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) , Apr 28 : Kerala on Friday organised the country's first transgender one-day athletic meet here in which 132 participants from 12 districts participated.
Raipur (Chhattisgarh) , Apr 28 : Special Director-General (anti-naxal operation) D.M. Awasthi on Friday chaired a high-level meeting on anti-naxal operation.
Mandi (Himachal Pradesh) , Apr 28 : The wife of a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan, who lost his life in a Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district, on Friday demanded that paramilitary personnel be given shoot at sight orders to tackle left wing extremism.
New Delhi , Apr 28 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday reached 7, Lok Kalyan Marg to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi to brief the latter on implementation of development package for Jammu and Kashmir.
New Delhi Apr 28 : Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Friday said that the government following the footsteps of Uttar Pradesh has decided to cancel holidays on birth and death anniversaries of great icons.
New Delhi , Apr 28 : Department of Public Enterprises, Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises, Government of India, in collaboration with PHD Chamber and ONGC is organising a mega CSR Fair and Thematic Conferences from 4th to 6th May, 2017 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.
New Delhi , Apr 28 : Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian on Friday expressed his concern over the H1B Visa issue, saying that if we start getting restrictions on the visa then it is going to be a problem for India.
London [United Kingdom], Apr 28 : London's Metropolitan Police on Friday confirmed that they had neutralised a second active terror plot in the last 24 hours, with the arrest of six people.
Panaji (Goa) Apr 28 : A SpiceJet flight number SG172 on Friday took off without informing the passengers and left them stranded with their luggage at the Goa airport.
New Delhi , April 28 : A six-member bench of the Supreme Court, headed by Chief Justice of India J. S. Khehar on Friday dismissed the curative petition filed by the Government of Kerala in the Soumya rape and murder case.
Tehran [Iran] April 28 : Iran on Friday summoned Pakistan's Ambassador to Tehran, Asif Ali Khan Durrani, to lodge a protest over the terrorist attack on Iranian border guards in which nine soldiers were killed and two others injured.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Apr 28 : Uttar Pradesh Power Minister Shrikant Sharma on Friday announced a 100-days scrutiny programme for infrastructural issues.
Warsaw [Poland], Apr 28 : Vice President of India M. Hamid Ansari has said that the solution to addressing the gaps and failings of democracy is indeed more democracy.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Apr 28 : Noted public prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam on Friday said that Pakistan wants to give a clean chit to Lashkar-e-Taiba (leT) founder Hafiz Saeed and its commander Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi in 26/11 terror attack case by rejecting India's demand for reinvestigation.
New Delhi , Apr 28 : OPPLE, a global integrated lighting solutions company and one of World's Leading LED Lighting brand today unveiled their another revolutionary product, the LED T5 Plastic Batten.
New Delhi , April 28 : Reacting on the Supreme Court orders, wherein it asked the Jammu and Kashmir High Court Bar Association (JKHCBA) to take to various stakeholders and consider their opinion in connection with the plea against the use of pellet guns in the state, the Centre on Friday categorically said that it would not talk to people who were separatist leaders and those who talk of 'Azaadi' and freedom.
Memphis [United States], April 28 : A 56-year-old Indian American man was reportedly gunned down while standing on the balcony of his second floor flat in Memphis, Tennessee.
New Delhi , Apr 28 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): Keywa, China's leader in online chemical trading and the pioneer of the Business-to-Platform (B2P) model for resource integration in the global chemical market, today announced plans to establish an IT center for technology research and development in India. Keywa is also evaluating Indian companies for partnerships and investments.
Sukma (Chhattisgarh) Apr 28 : Sukma District Police on Friday released posters declaring they would reward anyone who could provide information on the Naxalites who were behind the recent attack on a platoon of the 74th battalion of the Central Reserve Police Force that resulted in the death of 25 personnel.
Anantapuram (Andhra Pradesh) , Apr 28 : As many as 13 bodies were recovered and four were rescued after a boat capsized on Friday in a stream in Andhra Pradesh's Anantapuramu.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Apr 28 : The Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) on Friday registered FIRs against seven petrol pumps and arrested 23 people for using cheating chips.
Kolkata (West Bengal) , Apr 28 : The Border Security Force (BSF) on Friday apprehended a smuggler with four gold biscuits.
New Delhi , Apr 28 : The Crime Branch of Delhi Police on Friday arrested three persons for allegedly raping and murdering a woman and her friend in Kanjhawala village.
Anantnag (Jammu and Kashmir) , April 28 : The militant who was arrested on Friday after the security forces foiled a bank robbery bid in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag, asserted that the handler of the group threatened to kill if they didn't snatch the security personnel's rifles.
Chandigarh (Haryana) , Apr 28 : Union Information and Broadcasting Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Friday said that the government has adopted a single window clearance approach so that the schemes under Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) can take-off quickly and in a hassle-free manner.
New Delhi , Apr 28 : Veteran Indian batsman Gautam Gambhir was on Friday declared man of the match for Kolkata Knight Riders versus Delhi Daredevils.
New Delhi , Apr 28 : Bharat Broadband Network Limited (BBNL), the Department of Posts and Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) have signed a tripartite agreement for providing broadband connectivity of BharatNet to post offices in rural areas.
New Delhi , Apr 28 : Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation Minister M.Venkaiah Naidu has approved the signing of a Memorandum of Agreement between his ministry, the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) and Delhi Urban Shelter Improvement Board (DUSIB) enabling implementation of the Urban Housing Mission in National Capital Territory (NCT) of Delhi.
Dhaka [Bangladesh], April 28 : Bangladesh Police have arrested a person for threatening to blow up the Australian High Commission in Dhaka in an email if it refused to pay an extortion amount of Taka 500,000.
Thimpu (Bhutan) , Apr 28 : Army Chief General Bipin Rawat, who is on a goodwill visit to Bhutan from April 27 to 30 today said that the Indian Army would continue with its special relationship with the Royal Bhutan Army (RBA) in terms of training assistance and support in capability building.
New Delhi , April 28 : Pakistan's consistent denial of consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav suggests him already being executed, said former union home secretary and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader R.K. Singh on Friday.
New Delhi , Apr 28 : Spaces, Amsterdam-born creative workspace pioneer, has launched its first location in Gurugram. Located in Cyber City, the newly launched facility marks the company's first Indian entry.
Kolkata (West Bengal) , Apr 28 : The Calcutta High Court directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to continue probe in the Narada case against Trinamool Congress' Aparupa Poddar.
Pune (Maharashtra) , Apr 28 : Indian Super League (ISL) franchise FC Pune City on Friday appointed Pradhyum Reddy as the assistant coach for the first team and the Head of Football - Youth.
Ipoh [Malaysia], Apr 28 : Having arrived in Ipoh, Malaysia a week before the start of the 26th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup, the Indian Hockey team has had enough time to get used to the humid conditions and are geared up for a good start at the tournament, asserts captain P.R Sreejesh.
New Delhi , Apr 28 : The Indian Deaf Cricket team scored the highest honour with a felicitation by President Pranab Mukherjee last week.
Wuhan [China], Apr 28 : Rio Olympics silver medalist PV Sindhu crashed out of the Badminton Asia Championships after suffering a heart wrenching defeat at the hands of He Bingjiao of China in the quarterfinals on Friday.
New Delhi , Apr 28 : OTTOEDGE, a full service automotive marketing agency based in India has been assigned as the official Creative, Digital and Media agency by MAN Trucks India which is a 100 percent subsidiary of MAN Truck and Bus AG, Germany, the world's leading manufacturer of trucks and buses.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Apr 28 : The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court on Friday stayed the bail given to former Uttar Pradesh minister Gayatri Prajapati in a rape case by a local court.
Anantnag (Jammu and Kashmir) , Apr 28 : Alert security forces on Friday foiled a bid by two militants to loot a branch of the Jammu and Kashmir Bank (JK Bank) here. One militant was arrested, while the other managed to flee.
Lahore [Pakistan], April 28 : The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has warned Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan that it will take legal action for leveling 10 billion rupees bribe allegations on the party leadership allegedly to stay silent in the Panama case.
New Delhi , April 28 : A Delhi Court on Friday sent alleged middleman Sukesh Chandrashekhar to judicial custody till May 12 and Hawala operator Naresh Jain in connection with a bribery case to police remand till April 30.
New Delhi , Apr 28 : Everybody knows that veteran Indian batsman Gautam Gambhir is a very passionate cricketer, who loves his country more passionately.
Raipur (Chhattisgarh) , April 28 : The Chhattisgarh Assembly on Friday passed the Goods and Service Tax (GST) Bill.
New Delhi , April 28 : The Congress Party on Friday accused the Central Government of double standards, while stating that it's almost three years since Prime Minister Narendra Modi resumed office and they have done nothing about the Lokpal Act.
Washington [United States], Apr 28 : Price peaks of wheat on the world market are mainly caused by production shocks such as induced for example by droughts, researchers found. These shocks get exacerbated by low storage levels as well as protective trade policies, the analysis of global data deriving from the US Department of Agriculture shows.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Apr 28 : A Mumbai Court on Friday suspended the sentence given to actor and model Preeti Jain for four weeks to appeal in the High Court.
New Delhi , April 28 : The government has replaced 21 lakh conventional street lights with Light Emitting Diode (LED) across the country on Friday under the Street Lighting National Programme (SLNP).